|Suggested study time||10 hours|
|Enrolment period||1 year|
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WHO SHOULD ENROL
- Branch managers and administrators
- Advisor assistants
- Partners, directors, and officers
- Operations and back office staff
- Investment professionals looking to provide advice on alternative mutual funds
- Dealing Representatives looking to offer alternative mutual funds.
|Format||Online unproctored exam|
|Time permitted||75 minutes|
|Question format||Multiple choice|
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WHAT WILL I LEARN
- Key characteristics of alternative investment funds
- Purpose of alternative investment funds
- Key benefits and risks of alternative investment funds
- Types of alternative mutual funds and differences from conventional mutual and hedge funds
- How to invest in alternative investments
- Regulatory environment for alternative investments in Canada
- Know Your Product (KYP) obligations with respect to alternative mutual funds
- Types of investors most suited for alternative mutual funds
- Taxation of mutual fund investors
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